Scouts from Viper and Phoenix Troops and members of the Onchan District Explorer Scouts spent the weekend at the Scout Associations own Camp Site at Mullin-Ny-Carty (MNC), over the weekend of the 10. – 12. July 2015. On arrival the Scouts et up camp, erecting their own hike tents and … Continue reading
Scouts and Leaders from the Phoenix Troop spent two nights at Watertrough Cottage over the 23. – 25. May 2014. After settling in the Scouts gathered wood for the stove and were shown how to use an axe properly. After that it was a hike around South Barrule Plantation, before … Continue reading
Over the weekend of the 23. – 25. May 2014, we are holding a Camp at the Groups Bunkhouse, Watertrough Cottage, which is located at South Barrule, near Foxdale. The Camp runs from 19:30 on Friday 23. May to 10:00 on Sunday 25. May 2014. During the Camp we will … Continue reading
Scouts from both the Moddey Dhoo and Phoenix Scout Troops took part in a Hike Camp Weekend over the 21. – 23. March 2014. The camp was based at 1st Rushen Scout Group Headquarters in Port Erin. Once everyone had settled in, we spent an hour doing map work. The … Continue reading
A little late as we have only just received the photos. One of our Scouts Mark O. represented all Manx Scouting at the Island Remembrance Day Service at St. Johns on the 11. November 2013. Mark attended with the Island Commissioner Guy Thompson and carried the Association Flag.
Over the 22. – 24. November 2013, eighteen Scouts and five Leaders from the Phoenix Troop spent the weekend at Ardwhallan Outdoor pursuits centre in West Baldwin. After everyone had arrived, sorted out kit and had a quick briefing it was out onto the hills for an evening wide game, … Continue reading
On Sunday 17. November 2013, a group of hardy Scouts from both Troops took part in a Mountain Bike Hike along the Heritage Way from Douglas to Peel. Conditions weren’t great as it was constantly raining. Some Scouts were collected at Peel, while five made the return trip back to … Continue reading
As part of the Creative Challenge Badge, Scouts in the Phoenix Troop took some head and shoulders portrait photos of each other. Below are a few results (click on an image to enlarge):
Congratulations to Phoenix Troop members Aaron R., Scott R. and Macklin W. who were all presented with the 2nd Onchan Commitment Award at their first Explorer Scout Meeting after moving up from Scouts.
We had nineteen Scouts from the Moddey Dhoo and Phoenix Scout Troops attend the Island Scout Camp over the weekend of the 28. – 30. June 2013. On the Friday the Scouts only had to put up one Patrol Tent, as two had been left up from the previous weekends … Continue reading